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Adkins Arboretum to Host Native Plant Nursery Open House

August 22, 2014
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Adkins Arboretum’s Native Plant Nursery will open its doors Sept. 13 and 14 for a Fall Open House. No longer simply a native plant sale, the event offers visitors the opportunity to tour the Nursery and its operations, learn about rain barrels and plant propagation, and visit the Nursery’s native gardens, all in addition...
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Earth Matters, Mixed Media Collages by Fran Skiles, on View through September 26, 2014 at Adkins Arboretum

August 11, 2014
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There’s so much to look at in Fran Skiles’s abstract landscapes that you’ll want to linger over each and every one. On view through Sept. 26 at the Adkins Arboretum Visitor’s Center, her mixed media collages are bold and energetic and full of fascinating intricate details. There will be a reception on Sat., August...
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Intimate Waterscapes—Up-close and Wet in an Urban Creek, Photographs by Julius Kassovic, on View through Aug. 1 at Adkins Arboretum

June 7, 2014
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On view through Aug. 1 at the Adkins Arboretum Visitor’s Center, Julius Kassovic’s stunning close-up water photographs were created not by using Photoshopped effects but with the aid of three basic items: his camera, a pair of knee-high waterproof boots, and a shower stool. Kassovic puts on the boots, wades into Sligo Creek near...
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Artists in Dialogue with Landscape, Adkins Arboretum’s Outdoor Sculpture Invitational, on View through September 30, 2014

June 4, 2014
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This summer, Adkins Arboretum has invited seven artists from the Mid-Atlantic region to create site-specific sculptures inspired by its native forest and meadows. The variety of their works confirms that there is much more to the landscapes of the Eastern Shore than just their beauty.
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Mana Saxophone Quartet to Perform Forest Music June 5 at Adkins Arboretum

May 20, 2014
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Adkins Arboretum joins with the National Music Festival in presenting a unique improvisatory performance in the Arboretum forest on Thurs., June 5 when Mana Saxophone Quartet performs Forest Music.
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Undressing Trees, Wood Sculptures by Lynda Smith-Bugge, on View at Adkins Arboretum Beginning October 1, 2013

September 24, 2013
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It’s the character of the wood that inspires Lynda Smith-Bugge’s superbly crafted sculptures on view at Adkins Arboretum October 1 through November 29. With wit and poetic imagination, she finds stories in the evocative shapes, colors and textures of the wood itself, and she brings them to light using traditional woodworking methods.
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Adkins Arboretum Offers Free Admission on September 28, 2013 for Smithsonian Museum Day

September 23, 2013
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Adkins Arboretum will waive admission fees on Sat., Sept. 28 in recognition of Smithsonian magazine’s ninth annual Museum Day.
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Author and Horticulturist Tom Christopher to Present Sustainable Lawns—The Backyard Revolution Oct. 9 at Academy Art Museum

September 19, 2013
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With new statewide restrictions on lawn fertilizer use going in to effect this October to help achieve Bay restoration goals, now is the perfect time to learn how to reduce fertilizer use and protect water quality while keeping your lawn productive and healthy. Join Tom Christopher, founder of Smart Lawn LLC, Oct. 9 for...
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Award-winning Author David George Haskell to Speak at Adkins Arboretum’s Third Annual Tent Symposium

September 16, 2013
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Experience a full day of education and inspiration when Adkins Arboretum hosts its third annual fall symposium—the Tent Symposium—on Sun., Sept. 29.
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Tickets Available for Adkins Arboretum’s Magic in the Meadow Gala, “Best of Live” Raffle

September 10, 2013
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Adkins Arboretum promises an enchanted evening Sat., Sept. 28 when it hosts the sixth annual Magic in the Meadow gala, a dazzling event to benefit the Arboretum's education and conservation programs. As twilight falls, guests will mingle in the meadow surrounded by the Arboretum’s 400 acres of majestic native gardens, wetlands, forests and streams.
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